is a ceremony where two people are united in marriage. Wedding traditions and customs vary greatly between cultures, ethnic groups, religions, countries, and social classes. Most wedding ceremonies involve an exchange of marriage vows by a couple, presentation of a gift, and a public proclamation of marriage by an authority figure or celebrant. Special wedding garments are often worn, and the ceremony is sometimes followed by a wedding reception. Music, poetry, prayers, or readings from religious texts or literature are also commonly incorporated into the ceremony, as well as superstitious customs originating in Ancient Rome.
is a specialty in photography that is primarily focused on the photography of events and activities relating to weddings. It may include other types of Wedding Ceremony Photography
of the couple before the official wedding day, such as a pre-wedding
engagement session On the official wedding day, the photographer will attempt to provide portrait photography, as well as documentary photography coverage to document the different events and rituals throughout the wedding days.